Dan Hogan

Dan Hogan (they/them) is a writer and editor from San Remo, NSW (Awabakal and Worimi Country). They currently live and work on Dharug and Gadigal Country (Sydney). Dan's debut book of poetry Secret Third Thing was released by Cordite Books in 2023. Dan’s work has been recognised by the Overland Judith Wright Poetry Prize, Val Vallis Award, XYZ Prize, Harri Jones Prize, Woollahra Digital Literary Award, and a Next Chapter fellowship. In their spare time, Dan runs small DIY publisher Subbed In.

Everything will be okay for your landlord

You are what you eat so if you see me munging on a hypertrophied human arm in the wee hours behind a sand dune, no you didn’t. Excuse me while I shimmy into something a little less knowable. Speaking of …

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Introduction to Dan Hogan’s Secret Third Thing

What characterises Dan Hogan’s poetry is the way that, each time we come close to fully apprehending the impending collapse of capitalism, we are waylaid by something more urgent and mundane: groceries, emails, calls to Centrelink, traffic jams on the way home from work.

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Moon is flat World is made of cheese Would you set fire to a Wellbeing Week Pizza just to see if it shrieks? (spoiler: it screams) We put all our victories and defeats in a basket attached to a hot …

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If dolphins could fly as good as they swim we’d experience things like dolphin shadows whenever we went to the ground to resolve our undone shoelaces. This absence, too, is a shape they don’t teach you at business school. You …

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1. mia (reverse centaur) walks backward into a fire station eats most of a curtain and all of two moths that got in the way 2. foiseach (one-toed, hoofed) bolts face first through a pizza hut window (ouch) dies from …

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[Slide 1] You will notice all the best workers in the world purport to be fisherman[citation needed]. [Slide 2] Back when I used to drink I used to die. [Slide 3] Not to be dramatic but flies come from nowhere. …

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Paradise Integrity (/) (°,,°) (/)

just remembered the neoprene pencil case i had in year 8 that said ‘i’d rather be surfing’ & i added ‘… the net’ in liquid paper to which a fellow teen hmu w/   you still like the beach tho …

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